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Police: Man suffered 'suspected graze wound' in shooting near Colorado Capitol

Capitol Complex placed under brief shelter in place order
Shooting near Colorado Capitol
Posted at 4:06 PM, Apr 18, 2022

DENVER — A man suffered a "suspected graze wound" during a shooting near the Colorado Capitol, according to the Denver Police Department.

Officers responded to Colfax and Broadway around 3:40 p.m. for a ShotSpotter alert and reports of shots fired.

A man suffered a suspected graze wound to the lower body, and officers made contact with him at the hospital, according to Denver police.

The Colorado State Patrol issued a brief shelter in place order for the Capitol Complex. That order has since been lifted.

The circumstances of the shooting and suspect information are under investigation, police said. No one has been arrested at this time.

This is a developing story, and this article will be updated once more information is available.